2017 Stocking Stuffers Gift Guide - fun, easy gifts under $25

2017 Favorite Stocking Stuffers Gift Guide (Under $25)

This post contains affiliate links. Hi! Hope you all survived the craziness of Thanksgiving Day. After enjoying a wonderful few days with my family, I’m...

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

Just wanted to pop in quickly and wish you all a wonderful, safe, and joyful Thanksgiving Day. We’re so very grateful for your readership...

2017 Cookbook Gift Guide - my favorite cookbooks from this year! www.abeautifulplate.com

2017 Cookbook Gift Guide

My most-loved (and coveted!) cookbooks from the past year. See last year’s cookbook guide, complete with pairing gift ideas, here.  This post contains affiliate links. Welcome to...

Apple Cranberry Pie

Apple Cranberry Pie

Fresh cranberries and orange zest add a tart zip to this homemade Apple Cranberry Pie, which is packed with apples, and prepared with my...

Favorite Kitchen Tools for a Stress-Free Holiday Season - my favorite tools to always on have on hand during the holiday season.

Favorite Cooking Tools For A Stress-Free Holiday Season

My favorite tried-and-tested cooking tools to have on hand for Thanksgiving and the holiday season.  This post contains affiliate links. You guys! The craziest time of...

Pumpkin Souffle Pancakes

Pumpkin Soufflé Pancakes

These lightly spiced pumpkin pancakes get their wonderful texture from the addition of whipped egg whites – my favorite trick to achieve light and fluffy...

Instant Pot Apple Sauce

Instant Pot Apple Sauce

This incredibly easy and nutritious Instant Pot Apple Sauce can be prepared in less than 30 minutes, requires zero peeling, and has no added...

Slow Cooker Bolognese Sauce

Slow Cooker Bolognese Sauce

This EASY flavorful bolognese sauce recipe is made quickly in a slow cooker or crockpot with minimal ingredients!  Bringing you the easiest and coziest...

Rancho La Puerta

A Visit to Rancho La Puerta (+ 5 Easy-to-Implement Wellness Tips)

In late August, Connor and I were invited to spend four nights at Rancho La Puerta, an award-winning fitness and spa retreat located just outside San...

Pumpkin Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting and Caramel. This decadent fall cupcakes are lightly spiced and make a wonderful portable fall dessert.

Pumpkin Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting

Lightly spiced pumpkin cupcakes topped with a homemade marshmallow frosting and drizzled with homemade caramel. A decadent and portable fall dessert sure to impress! ...